Wes Wilson (born July 15, 1937) is an American artist and one of the leading designers of psychedelic posters. Best-known for designing posters for Bill Graham of The Fillmore in San Francisco, he invented a style that is now synonymous with the peace movement, psychedelic era and the 1960s. In particular, he is known for inventing and popularizing a "psychedelic" font around 1966 that made the letters look like they were moving or melting. It was very common by the 1970s.

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  • Wes Wilson, de son vrai nom Robert Wesley Wilson, né le 15 juillet 1937, à Sacramento en Californie, est un des maîtres de l'affiche de Rock psychédélique des années 1960. Psychédélique du grec psyché âme et dêlos visible. Ce terme fut employé pour la première fois par le psychiatre Humphry Osmond pour décrire les actions que les drogues hallucinogènes produisent sur la conscience en modifiant les sensations visuelles et auditives.Il symbolise à travers son graphisme, la contre-culture de l'époque. (fr)
  • Wes Wilson (born July 15, 1937) is an American artist and one of the leading designers of psychedelic posters. Best-known for designing posters for Bill Graham of The Fillmore in San Francisco, he invented a style that is now synonymous with the peace movement, psychedelic era and the 1960s. In particular, he is known for inventing and popularizing a "psychedelic" font around 1966 that made the letters look like they were moving or melting. It was very common by the 1970s. (en)
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  • Wes Wilson, de son vrai nom Robert Wesley Wilson, né le 15 juillet 1937, à Sacramento en Californie, est un des maîtres de l'affiche de Rock psychédélique des années 1960. Psychédélique du grec psyché âme et dêlos visible. Ce terme fut employé pour la première fois par le psychiatre Humphry Osmond pour décrire les actions que les drogues hallucinogènes produisent sur la conscience en modifiant les sensations visuelles et auditives.Il symbolise à travers son graphisme, la contre-culture de l'époque. (fr)
  • Wes Wilson (born July 15, 1937) is an American artist and one of the leading designers of psychedelic posters. Best-known for designing posters for Bill Graham of The Fillmore in San Francisco, he invented a style that is now synonymous with the peace movement, psychedelic era and the 1960s. In particular, he is known for inventing and popularizing a "psychedelic" font around 1966 that made the letters look like they were moving or melting. It was very common by the 1970s. (en)
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